Saturday, February 9, 2019

Firewood Stolen

Matt Sutherland has reported that firewood was stolen from his house (519 W TLR).  Has anyone else had firewood disappear?  If so, reply to the blog.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Save the Date - February 16

Winter is here.  The lake is frozen.  Skiers and snowmobiles are active.  It's time to plan our annual Winterfest dinner.

Save the Date:  Saturday February 16, 2019 at 6:00 PM
                          Leland Lodge

More information is coming with details and reservations. We had a great turnout last year with many new and old friends.  The dinner coincides with the long President's Day weekend so friends, guests and family are welcome.

Please try to attend.

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Bobcat sighting

Check out the wildlife sightings page on the website if you haven't already.  Thanks Jeff Shutz for sharing the bobcat caught on video!

Friday, November 2, 2018

Flood Insurance Information

Randy Borns reports that some mortgage companies are now requiring flood insurance.  This is based on FEMA flood zone maps.  Having a survey completed will determine if your property is in the "flood zone".  Randy has more information and a possible discounted rate for a surveyor.  If you are impacted and want more information, call Randy at 616-502-2213

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Metal rowboat Found

A metal rowboat has washed up on the Steins beach.  Check your boats.

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Found - small raft or boat

There is a small, covered boat or swim raft with a green bottom washed up in front of Marilyn Vance's place 1364 ETLR

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Dr. Canale Final Report and Member Directory

The final water quality report from this summers study by Dr. Ray Canale is now available on the web site.  Go to the "Water Quality" tab and scroll down.  General conclusion: "The data show no significant water quality problems in Little Traverse Lake..."

Last call for the new member directory.  We have almost 50 members who have "opted-in".  If you want to be included the form was sent to you on August 11, 2018.  If you can not locate it, send an email to and we'll get you the form.